The impact of flood on health and wellbeing

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Discussions will cover the role of social capital in building community resilience to extreme weather events, community experiences of the 2022 Australian floods, and research into the effects of the flooding in Northern NSW on health and wellbeing.

Key speakers include:

  • Professor Daniel Aldrich (Northeastern University and Flinders University, Distinguished Fulbright Chair in Democratic Resilience)
  • Associate Professor Mel Taylor (Macquarie University/Natural Hazards Research Australia)
  • Dr Jo Longman (University Centre for Rural Health)

A panel discussion will be hosted by Professor Ross Bailie (University of Sydney).